Showcases

Datasets provided by this service come alive with the help of showcases (visualisations, research, webservices and data journalism).

The creators of open data applications are often researchers, freelancers and software developers, but with the help of improved development and visualisation tools anyone can utilise these datasets. You can find additional information on how to use open data from our guide.

Have you created application that utilises open data? Inform us about your application by using this form and it will be added to the list below.

55 showcases found

  • raitiovaunut-kartalla-livena-sporat-fi

    Sporat.fi

    A tram, or as we Helsinkians call it, spora, is the most beautiful way to travel around the city. Arriving on the stop at the perfect time, just before the tram stops there, is the best feeling. This is why we created this live feed of the trams. Forget the tram schedules! Sporat.fi is only...
  • sotasampo-suomi-toisessa-maailmansodassa

    WarSampo - Finland in World War II

    With the WarSampo Portal you can for example look at look at photographs of Finland in WW II get to know places in the war zone area see the war events visualised using a timeline find casualties, prisoners of war and war cemeteries. WarSampo is an initiative that aims at this goal by...
  • oodistot

    Yhteentoimivuusalusta

    The interoperability method will help you create and maintain the semantic interoperability of information, i.e. data processing where meaning in flows of data remains the same. The consistent use of concepts makes services easier to plan and understand. Using existing code sets and data models...
  • asema

    Sääasema

    pc, tabletti, älypuhelin

    Sääasema aims to be the most precise short-term weather forecast in Finland. It shows automatically the current weather in your location. The map shows for example rain radar layer, air temperatures, wind speed and wind direction. The service uses constantly updating open weather data from...
  • uulikarttainfoshavainnotkartalla

    Tuulikartta.info - säähavainnot kartalla

    Tuulikartta.info - weather observations in real time Weather observation data from the Finnish Meteorological Institute and from the Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency. Tuulikartta.info is based on the Finnish Meteorological Institute's open data.
  • blok-ai-moderni-kiinteistovalittaja

    Blok.ai - moderni kiinteistövälittäjä

    Blok is a new type of real estate agency where the seller shows the apartment to interested buyers while the staff at Blok.ai takes care of the rest, including photographing the apartment, creating the listing, tending to marketing and arranging for brochures, the deed of sale and other documents...
  • untarankingfi

    Kuntaranking.fi

    wordpress

    With Kuntaranking.fi you can see statistics of different municipalities in Finland. Service uses open data from VisitFinland, Statistics Finland and Finnish Patent and Registration Office. Kuntaranking.fi is only available in Finnish.
  • laakarihinta-fi

    Lääkärihinta.fi

    Lääkärihinta.fi-service was released in 2015 with a goal to make health services more price transparent. With lääkärinhinta.fi you can compare the price of doctors, dentists, MRI scans and vets easily. Select a service or a symptom and a city and then the application shows you the different...
  • eduskunnan-aanestykset-visualisoituna

    Eduskunnan äänestykset visualisoituna

    Data analytics company, Invenco, has developed a visualisation of how the Members of Parliament have voted during the years 2015-2019. The showcase is available in Finnish and it uses open data from the Parliament of Finland.
  • upm-metsa-selvita-metsasi-arvo

    UPM-metsä - Selvitä metsäsi arvo

    android, ios

    UPM Metsä seeks to bring the forest closer to the forest owners, wherever they happen to be. Moreover, it offers information on the value of the property and how to best take care of it. The application offers an overview of the user's forest and its value in a heartbeat. All the user needs to...
  • kansanmuisti

    Kansanmuisti

    internet

    Kansanmuisti.fi-service was developed by Kansan muisti ry which is a politically independent, non-profit organisation. The aim of Kansan muisti ry is to advance democracy in our society and its values are transparency and open data. Kansanmuisti.fi-service was developed to make finding...
  • voteon-parempaa-paatoksentekoa

    VoteOn - parempaa päätöksentekoa

    android, ios

    VoteOn offers the people a way to participate in the decision-making in the Finnish Parliament, the European Parliament and some city councils. Simultaneously, we offer the people a chance to oversee elected representatives interactively and in a fact-based way. Other organisations can also...
  • duskuntaxplorer

    Eduskunta Explorer

    android

    Get to know parliament of Finland, MPs and decision-making. Eduskunta Explorer uses open data from parliament of Finland as a source of information and links to content from web pages from: - www.eduskunta.fi - valtioneuvosto.fi - www.presidentti.fi - www.finlex.fi Eduskunta Explorer will follow...
  • blindsquare

    Blindsquare

    ios

    Blindsquare is one of the world's most popular GPS-apps developed for the blind and visually impaired. The app describes the nearby environment to its user and announces places of interest and street intersections aloud. You can use the app to find for example shops, restaurants or schools...
  • ysseeittiopas

    Nysse - Reittiopas

    android

    Nysse is easy to use app for public transport. With Nysse you can quickly check timetables, routes and buses from live map. Features: Nationwide journet planner Stop timetables Line maps Live buses, trams, metros and trains Traffic exceptions Favourite stops, lines and routes
  • suomalaisten-etunimien-kantajien-maara-ja-keskiarvoika

    Suomalaisten etunimien kantajien määrä ja keskiarvoikä

    Do you want to know how many people named Juha there are in Finland? Or how old a person named Anne usually is? With visualised Finnish population information you can find out! The graphic shows how many people share the same name and the average age of a person who has a certain name. Men's...
  • sataako-kohta-sataako-fi

    Sataako kohta? – Sataako.fi

    Should I go for a run or is it raining? You won't be surprised by rain anymore because Sataako.fi-website shows the rain situation in the whole Finland in real-time. The service uses your location to show if it has been raining during the last hour and if it's raining at the current moment in...
  • halaa-puuta-helsingin-puut-visualisoituna-kartalle

    Halaa puuta - Helsingin puut visualisoituna kartalla

    Halaa puuta -website shows you what kind of tree you just hugged! The trees planted by the City of Helsinki visualised on a map. By selecting a certain tree, you're able to see more detailed information about it. You can also locate yourself on the map to see what kind of trees you have around...
  • transporter-reittiopas

    Transporter Reittiopas

    ios

    REALTIME A true realtime journey planner should not rely on just static timetable information. Instead, Transporter keeps the displayed routes and timetables up to date with the latest data. Route results adjust their departure and arrival times in your phone. You see if lines are ahead or...
  • inhelsinki

    InHelsinki

    android

    Discover upcoming events in the city of Helsinki we all love. Stay up to date with concerts, theatrical plays, readings, talks, lectures, ballets, guided tours, seasonal markets, and many more cultural events happening around you. Events include Espoo and Vantaa as well. With InHelsinki you will...
  • know-your-hoods-asuinalueiden-hakukone

    Know Your Hoods - asuinalueiden hakukone

    Know Your Hoods helps you to find the most fitting neighbourhood for you to move to. You can also use the service to learn more about the neighbourhood you live in and to get to know all the fascinating places and services nearby. There are different search criteria that you can use to filter...